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    • Determinants of economic growth in Turkey 

      Togan, Sübidey (Palgrave Macmillan, London, 1998)
      Rapid, sustained economic growth is one of the main objectives of Turkish policymakers. Because total factor productivity plays a big role in growth, policies that increase education levels, achieve more equitable distribution ...
    • Effects of growth volatility on economic performance-empirical evidence from Turkey 

      Berument, M. H.; Dincer, N. N.; Mustafaoglu, Z. (Elsevier BV, 2012)
      This paper examines the relationship between growth and growth volatility for a small open economy with high growth volatility: Turkey. Quarterly data for the period from 1987Q1 to 2007Q3 suggests that growth volatility ...
    • FDI, productivity and financial development 

      Alfaro, L.; Ozcan, S. K.; Sayek, S. (Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Ltd., 2009)
      This paper examines the effect of foreign direct investment (FDI) on growth by focusing on the complementarities between FDI inflows and financial markets. In our earlier work, we found that FDI is beneficial for growth ...
    • Productivity and growth in an unstable emerging market economy: the case of Turkey, 1960-2004 

      Ismihan, M.; Ozcan, K. M. (Routledge, 2009)
      This paper explores sources of growth in the Turkish economy by performing growth accounting exercises over the 1960-2004 period and relevant subperiods. It also analyzes the role of a number of important policy-related ...
    • Total factor productivity and macroeconomic instability 

      Berument, H.; Dincer, N. N.; Mustafaoglu, Z. (Routledge, 2011)
      Total factor productivity (TFP) is an important component of growth for most countries. This article assesses the role of macroeconomic instability on TFP growth. We consider volatility in inflation, openness of an economy ...